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HEDA, Willem Claesz. (1594 - 1680), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
HEDA, Willem Claesz. (1594 - 1680), Painter

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Dutch, 17th century, male.

Born 1594, in Haarlem; died c. 1680.

Painter. Historical subjects, portraits, still-lifes.

Haarlem School.

[not available online]Willem was the brother of Cornelis Claesz. Heda. He occupied an important place among the painters of Haarlem. His pupils were Maerten Boelema of Louvain, Arnoldus Beerensteyn, Hendrik Herschoop of Haarlem and his son Gerrit Willemsz. Heda. Arnold de Bray painted his portrait in 1678. Heda

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